The Resource The modern construction of myth, Andrew Von Hendy

The modern construction of myth, Andrew Von Hendy

Label
The modern construction of myth
Title
The modern construction of myth
Statement of responsibility
Andrew Von Hendy
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Andrew Von Hendy offers an integrated critical account of the career of myth in modernity. He takes as its starting point some crucial moments in the 18th-century reinvention of the concept and then follows the major branches of theorizing as they appear in the work of theologians, philosophers, literary artists, political thinkers, folklorists, anthropologists, psychologists, and others
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
398.2/09/03
Index
index present
LC call number
BL311
LC item number
.V66 2001eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
The modern construction of myth, Andrew Von Hendy
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
THE MODERN CONSTRUCTION OF MYTH; CONTENTS; ACKNOWLEDGMENTS; INTRODUCTION; Chapter 1 -- From Fable to Myth; Chapter 2 -- The Invention of Myth; Chapter 3 -- The Struggle between Myth and SuspicionŽ; Chapter 4 -- Myth as an Aspect of PrimitiveŽ Religion; Chapter 5 -- The Role of Depth-Psychology in the Construction of Myth; Chapter 6 -- The Modernist Contribution to the Construction of Myth; Chapter 7 -- Neo-Romantic Theories of the Midcentury I: Myth as Mode of Thought and Language; Chapter 8 -- Neo-Romantic Theories of the Midcentury II: Myth and Ritual in Quotidian Western Life
Control code
ocm50174772
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvii, 386 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781282066205
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
ebl127646
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b21931392
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)50174772
  • pebcs0253108802

Library Locations

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